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Black History Month: sugar

I picked this book up in the Children’s Department at our library a while back.  It is a haunting history of sugar.  I had never understood how much the desire for sugar in England (and around the world) drove the slave trade in the 1700s. In the bibliography, I found that a book was often […]

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Looking Toward Lent

We know, we know, it’s Fat Tuesday. Lent doesn’t start until tomorrow. But we wanted to share a couple of links that you might find helpful as you enter the season. If you’ve ever wondered “Why do we even observe Lent?” – you’re not alone. There’s some great background, explanation, and what-it-means-for-us-today in this post […]

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What’s new, Kenya Relief?

For nearly 8 years now, we at Fellowship North have been involved with Kenya Relief, an organization built up from the ground by a man many of us know and love from his days as an Elder here at FN, Steve James. We’ve become very connected with the community of Migori in Southwest Kenya in […]

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Talk It Out: Alison Chino

My church hosts this class once or twice a year called Talk It Out.  And I want to invite you to be a part of it. It’s a class for anyone who wants to learn more about race issues inside and outside of the church. The provided reading and listening material alone is worth the […]

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welcome to the advent conspiracy

This Christmas season at FN, we’ve decided to join into the Advent Conspiracy – a movement to spend our Christmas season more meaningfully by choosing to give more, spend less, love all, and worship fully. We look forward with excitement to a different kind of December. As a part of celebrating this way together, we’ve […]

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Get to know: Melia Mason

Melia Mason has joined us as our new adult ministries coordinator, which means she helps people get connected here at Fellowship North. From new members to small groups to season-of-life specific ministries, she supports the people and processes that help move someone from ‘just visiting’ to becoming deeply rooted in the life of our church. […]

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Meet: Andrew Whitley

Who’s Andrew Whitley, you ask? It just so happens that I can tell you. This is Andrew. Andrew is running Good Eats this summer, and it has been quite the adventure. It’s been great to see how his personality and background have come together with the church’s need for a feeding program director at just […]

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all colors, one prayer, one God

Inés McBryde is the coordinator for Women’s Ministries at Fellowship North. Each Monday, women from FN meet to study, pray, and worship together (this group is called The Gathering). This last Monday, they had a special time of prayer and Inés was touched by the scene playing out in front of her. She wanted to […]

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